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- Snyk ID SNYK-CENTOS8-BINUTILS-1966804
- published 26 Jul 2021
- disclosed 25 Nov 2020
How to fix?
binutils to version 0:2.30-108.el8 or higher.
Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply only to the upstream
binutils package and not the
binutils package as distributed by
How to fix? for
Centos:8 relevant fixed versions and status.
There's a flaw in the BFD library of binutils in versions before 2.36. An attacker who supplies a crafted file to an application linked with BFD, and using the DWARF functionality, could cause an impact to system availability by way of excessive memory consumption.